Battle / Event Title: treachery

General Details
Name / Locationtreachery
Date1372
Sceneland
Ports / Ships Involved
Cause Brian mag Mathgamna, high king of Oriel was killed by one of his own galloglasses in treachery - (AC, 1372, p. 341, par. 2)
Classification Treachery
ResultBrian mag Mathgamna was killed
Long Term Consequences
Individuals Involved in Battle / Eventone of the galloglasses of Brian mor mag Mathgamna, high-king of Oriel
Forces Involved Details
Forces Involved - Forgalloglass of Brian Mor mag Mathgamna
Forces Involved - AgainstBrian Mor mag Mathgamna
Place of Galloglass in Forces Involved1st
Victory / Defeat / Neithervictory
Casulties For: Dead
Casulties For - Wounded
Casulties Against: DeadBrian mag Mathgamna, high king of Oriel
Casulties Against - Wounded
Galloglass Specific Details
Hereditary or New Recruit
Role in Battle
Tactics Employed
Style of Dress
Weaponry
Employment Statuspermanent
Employer's NameBrian mag Mathgamna, high-king of Oriel
Employer's EthnicityIrish
Employer's Status king
Payment Details
Type of Payment
Form of Payment
When was Payment Received
Technical Term of Payment
Location for Collection of Payment - For Employer
Collector of Payment - For Employer
Collector of Payment - For Employee
Payment for Employee
Fines for Breach of Contract
Person to Whom Fine was payable
Presence of Horses in Battle / Event
Hostages and Opponents Details
Hostages Taken
Hostages Taken - Form of Ransom
Hostages Taken - Place of Imprisonment
Hostages Taken - Date of Release
Opponents Hostages
Opponents Hostages - Form of Ransom
Opponents Hostages - Place of Imprisonment
Opponents Hostages - Date of Release
Opponents Dress
Opponents Weaponry
Opponents Trophies
Source(s)
TitleAU, 1368.1 [1372], p
TitleThe Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 341